Corps of Engineers' settlement won't change Thurmond Dam operations

Thurmond Dam won't be required to report to the...have been reported in recent decades at Thurmond Dam, according to Billy Birdwell, spokesman...unpermitted oil discharges from the dams.At Thurmond Dam, South Carolina Department of Health and...

Rants & Raves

...Praise God! If people would put their trust in the Lord Jesus, this country would be a better place. RAVE TO THE Thurmond Dam manager. I understand that you have been there only a couple of years, and let me say you are doing a great job keeping...

Taking in the sights

Brenda and Donnie Arnold take a walk near Thurmond Dam in Clarks Hill, S.C. Today's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of 80.

Photos mirror images taken centuries ago

...present uses of these places intermingle to affect their appearance."During his visit to Augusta, images were made at Thurmond Dam, Betty's Branch, the river bluffs in North Augusta, Phinizy Swamp Nature Park ? and perhaps most important, at...

Sunken car in Savannah River still puzzles officials

...spawning in Thur mond Lake, said Billy Birdwell, the spokesman for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.On April 30, Thurmond Dam was releasing about 11,400 cubic feet of water per second on average over a 24-hour period. The corps has since...

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...Million Dollar View you've been looking for. Large 4 bedroom 3 bath home sits right on the shore of Clarks Hill Lake/Thurmond Dam. It offers new windows throughout, new roof in 2012, and a Great Room with hardwood floors & wood burning fireplace...

Boating weather

Two men in a boat cruise past the expansive Thurmond Dam spillway during a warm Wednesday afternoon in Clarks Hill, S.C.

Earthquake shakes storm-damaged Augusta area

...Pam Tucker, Columbia County's emergency management director, said she had contacted control room operators at Thurmond Dam and Hartwell Dam and there were no initial reports of damage. Personnel had been called in to do more detailed inspections...

A promise made is a promise kept - at least for Cabela's

...Savannah River.Typically, mid-January through early February offers fabulous opportunties for yellow perch below Thurmond Dam and downstream to Augusta.This year, according to my fishing friends, the current is so strong that it's almost...

Hunting accidents are never pleasant to talk or write about

...the foundation of effective conservation," he said.DAM TRAFFIC CLOSED: One of the lanes along U.S. 221 over Thurmond Dam will be closed Tuesday to allow for yet another repair project at the dam's spillway gates.This round of work could...